Toyota, the leading Japanese automobile manufacturer, is going to introduce an all-new pickup truck for the model year 2017 with the name Toyota Tacoma 2017. This is the third generation of Tacoma lineup and it will be released with some changes in its body, in the cabin and in the performance, as well. The cabin is expected to get some technology developments, too. Since the introduction of the first generation of Tacoma in 1995, the vehicle has turned out to be the most preferred pick up of people due to the immense work carried out by Toyota. Consequently, it is also expected to come with the same features, but with some improvements according to the modern day needs.
2017 Toyota Tacoma Changes, Exterior
The body is going to be constructed by using a lot of carbon fiber and aluminum materials to make the new truck less weight and to offer better performance. This will cause lower fuel utilization, tool. From the overall external look, the new Tacoma will appear just similar to the earlier generation of Tacoma, but with a few minor tweaks, like a longer wheelbase, which will have an effect on the size of the cabin.
The 2017 Tacoma comes in three body dimensions that include double cab, access cab and double cab extended bed. The new vehicle will be constructed on the Kaizen platform that offers it the additional length in its wheelbase. By means of the longer wheelbase, the cabin of the vehicle gets more space for the leg. The new kinked frame is also incorporated into the vehicle to avoid it from breaking while running at elevated torque. The new vehicle is also anticipated to come with the Multi terrain select and CRAWL features.
Headlamps are trimmed down that makes them appear more contemporary, and both front and back bumpers have also been redesigned. Wheel arcs are currently heavier and squared-off to make the new vehicle appear sturdier.
The new Toyota Tacoma interior design will mostly be luxurious and technologically oriented. Apart from new-fangled materials, the new vehicle receives a fresh cabin outline with innovative dashboard, center tunnel and door plates. However, the majority of the available models still provided with SofTex upholstery or fabric cloth, while the novel Limited grade is believed to come with leather.
The next gen Tacoma also comes with some standard interior features, like a 6.1-inch touch monitor, camera, sensors, HD radio, navigations, novel infotainment system, automatic climate control, push start key, Qi wireless charging and blind spot monitor.
2017 Toyota Tacoma interior
2017 Toyota Tacoma Specs, Engine
Toyota releases it’s pickup with two different gasoline engines according to the power requirements of its customers. However, some rumors suggest that the new vehicle will also be offered with hybrid and diesel engines.
The first petrol engine that comes new truck will be a four-cylinder engine with the capacity of 2.7 liters. This will generate a maximum power and torque of 159 horsepower and 180 lbs per foot respectively. This engine will be combined with an updated six-pace computerized transmission.
The next optional gasoline engine will be V6 with the capacity of 3.5 liters. This engine offers the vehicle the essential power of 280 horsepower. This engine will also be mated to a six-velocity mechanical transmission. Rumors said it will be one 2017 Toyota Tacoma diesel engine, from Cummins powerplant with 5.0-liter capacity.
Toyota offers it with a Stop-Start expertise through which the engines will function under the straight fuel injection and independent suspension, as well.
2016 Toyota Tundra Diesel
Price and release date of new Toyota Tacoma 2017
The 2017 Toyota Tacoma release date for sale from the last quarter of 2016 and the automaker will release it with the estimated cost from $17,000 to $31,000, according to the model and the optional features that goes with the vehicle.